2019 ACL/Alzheimer’s Association National Alzheimer’s Call Center Webinar Series (Weblink/pdf)

Spring 2019, ACL in partnership with their grantee (the Alzheimer’s Association) the National Alzheimer’s Call Center hosted a webinar series to ensure professionals are knowledgeable about the impact of Alzheimer’s disease and brain health on American families, and have an understanding of critical community resources and supports.

Alzheimer's Facts, Figures and Resources: Connecting People to the Help They Need (April 2019)
Provided information on the prevalence and impact of Alzheimer’s disease on American families, risk factors, impact on caregivers, and national cost of care. Participants also learned how to access tools and resources support families impacted by Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

Alzheimer's and Brain Health: What You Should Know and What You Can Do
(May 2019)

Explained the impact of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia diseases and provided practical, research-based lifestyle strategies for aging with a healthy brain and reducing the risk of cognitive decline.